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Managing Fire Ants in Pastures

Unfortunately, fire ants have found a home in most of our southeastern pastures and in many of our lawns …

Cover photo for From the Vine:  Fall Weed Program

From the Vine: Fall Weed Program

Labor Day has always been considered the last hurrah of Summer. Days are getting shorter, temperatures are getting cooler, …

From the Vine - Mosquitos

An evening planned sitting on the patio can be ruined by buzzing and biting mosquitos. The recent rains that …

Pesticide Disposal Event Nets Pounds

The Sampson County Extension Center in cooperation with North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Pesticide Disposal Assistance …

Hessian Fly

Will Hessian Fly be an issue in wheat this year? They very well could be. A few weeks ago, …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Bipalium kewense, a large, brown, striped hammerhead flatworm

Terrestrial Flatworms, Land Planarians & Hammerhead Worms

This factsheet offers information on the identification and management of various flatworms that may be …

11 hours agoEntomology Insect Notes
Leaf mottling and curling caused by infection with TMV

Virus Diseases of Greenhouse Tomato and Their Management

This factsheet describes the symptoms and management of various viruses that can affect greenhouse tomato …

Galls on kale roots

Clubroot of Brassicas

The pathogen, host plants, symptoms and management of clubroot, a disease of crucifer crops, are …

Homeowner’s Guide to Managing Diseases Using Fungicides, Bactericides, and Alternative Products

This publication provides homeowners with recommended chemical control options to use in combination with an …

2 weeks ago
Symptomatic pepper

Anthracnose of Pepper

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of anthracnose of pepper.

erect growth habit.  resembling a mulberry tree seedling

Mulberryweed (Fatoua villosa)

This publication covers the identification, distribution and control of mulberryweed, an erect, branching, summer annual …

Landscape Management Calendar

This poster-sized landscape management calendar is a guide to keeping your landscape healthy with sound …

5/21/21
Southern blight

Southern Blight of Sweetpotato

This factsheet discusses the identification and management of southern blight of sweetpotato.